Nauticus – Norfolk

This page provides a listing of museums, learning centers, and other educational exhibits in Tidewater Virginia. Facilities in Hampton Roads are listed by city.


Charles H. Taylor Arts Center

Casemate Museum

Hampton History Museum

Hampton University Museum

Virginia Air and Space Center

Newport News

Mariners Museum – USS Monitor Center

Newsome House Museum and Cultural Center

Virginia Living Museum

Virginia War Museum


Chrysler Museum of Art

Hampton Roads Naval Museum

Hermitage Foundation Museum

Hunter House Victorian Museum

General Douglas MacArthur Memorial


Norfolk Southern Museum

USS Wisconsin

Virginia Zoological Park


Children’s Museum of Virginia

Courthouse Galleries

Portsmouth Lightship Museum

Portsmouth Naval Shipyard Museum

Virginia Sports Hall of Fame


Riddicks Folly House Museum

Suffolk-Nansemond Museum

Suffolk Center for Cultural Arts

Seaboard Station Railroad Museum

Southern Gun Works and Museum

Suffolk Art Gallery – Suffolk Art League Museum

Virginia Beach

Contemporary Art Center of Virginia

Military Aviation Museum

Virginia Beach Aquarium


Colonial Williamsburg

Abby Aldrich Rockefeller Folk Art Museum

DeWitt Wallace Decorative Arts Museum

Virginia Musical Museum

Muscarelle Museum of Art (College of William and Mary)


American Revolution Museum at Yorktown

Watermen’s Museum

Gallery at York Hall

York County Historical Museum

Northern Neck

Colonial Beach Historical Society & Museum

Deltaville Maritime Museum

George Washington Birthplace National Monument

Historic Christ Church

Kilmarnock Museum

Northern Neck Farm Museum

Reedville Fishermen’s Museum

Eastern Shore

NASA Wallops Flight Facility Visitor Center


Related Information

Nauticus – Hampton Roads Naval Museum – USS Wisconsin

Newport News Museums


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